The 1.7 acre site is relatively level and within a mile of downtown Portland. The home was positioned at the far north side of the lot to reduce the impact of noise from the Skyline Boulevard, optimize the daylighting of the sunâ€™s path, and facilitate views from the interior of the home to the yard.
Mecanoo designed the winning competition entry for a new 95,000 sqm cultural complex with a public art museum, science museum, youth centre and a bookshop, public square and parking in the Shenzhen district.
Why have the most exciting theatrical events of the past 100 years taken place outside the spaces formally designed for them? Can architecture transcend its own dirty secret, the inevitability of imposing limits on what is possible?
Orms has completed the transformation of Exmouth House, a 30,000sq. ft factory building in the heart of Clerkenwell. The 1930s structure with its huge windows and brick facades has been upgraded and refreshed into a vibrant office building for the next generation of creative professionals.
Pupp Suites, a competition for an important construction site in the city of Brixen, nothern Italy â€“ a new gate leading to the city: the aim was to close a building gap and set up 11 suites.
Because of the displacement different free areas come into existence and because of specific and precisely chosen openings within the 3 structures the interlocking is possible to be experienced in the interior.
There are less than 2 weeks left to enter: submit your entry before the 29 August deadline. Now in their 16th year, the AR Emerging Architecture awards are the worldâ€™s most popular and prestigious awards for young architects.
The Panel Rey Pavilion, designed together with Sanzpont Arquitectura and built by Factor Eficiencia, has won the International Architecture Awards 2014 organised by The Chicago Athenaeum Museum of Architecture and Design and The European Centre for Architecture Art Design and Urban Studies.
OPENGAP organizes the second edition of this open ideas competition seeking for innovative, cutting-edge, contemporary, proposals regarding a new concept for artistic inspiration spaces.
Participants are invited to design a place focused on the rental of spaces that motivate creativity and concentration, allowing users to focus, inspire and develop their artistic ideas.
Shortlist for the design competition for the UK Pavilion at the Milan Expo.
The eight multi-disciplinary teams progressing to the second stage of the competition now confirmed.
The two-stage competition is run by Malcolm Reading Consultants (MRC) . A winner will be selected by May 2014.
12 Sep – 11 Oct 2014 at Sir John Soane’s Museum, London
SPACE & LIGHT: A pop-up exhibition as part of London Design Festival 2014. Showcasing a collection of original creations from six leading artists and designers. Featuring Ab Rogers, Sebastian Bergne, Tiipoi, Paul SchÃ¼tze, Antonino Cardillo & Mineheart.
Saint Roch de lâ€™Achigan is a small farming community eighty kilometres north of Montreal. The communityâ€™s historic convent, built in 1881, is a landmark visible at great distances across the surrounding countryside.
Broadway Malyan-led team wins international masterplan for new district in Chengdu
Global architecture, urbanism and design practice Broadway Malyan has won an international competition to design the â€˜Chengdu Creative Centreâ€™ â€“ the first phase of a landmark new urban district in Chengdu, the capital of Sichuan province and a major city in Western China.
Celebrating the centenary of the birth of one of Britainâ€™s greatest architects, Sir Denys Lasdun, on 8 September 2014, this remarkable exhibition examines the life and work of a hugely important figure in 20th century architecture.
This once in a lifetime show held in the iconic setting of Lasdunâ€™s masterpiece, the Royal College of Physicians, also marks the 50th anniversary of this exceptional building: a Grade I listed modernist tour de force set amidst the grandeur of Regentâ€™s Park.
The AIA SF Board of Directors welcomes Jennifer Jones, CAE, as their new Executive Director.
Also, from September 1st, The American Institute of Architects, San Francisco chapter (AIA San Francisco) and the Center for Architecture + Design open the 11th annual Architecture and the City festival, the nation’s largest architectural festival of its kind. The month-long celebration lets participants to engage with the local architecture community.